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ARCHIVE: Letter to Uganda govt on breach to tobacco control law at ongoing ILO session of governing body

l at the ongoing International Labout Organization (ILO) session of the governing body.... This position is however contrary to Uganda’s policy by virtue of its being party to the WHO FCTC with specific reference to Article 5.3 and part viii of the Uganda
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Sep 23, 2018 19:51
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[Ohio] POLITICS Toledo-based union relieved after judge blocks North Carolina's Farm Act

President Baldemar Velasquez discusses the working condition differences between documented and undocumented migrants while leading a tour of a tobacco worker's field near Dudley, North Carolina in 2014
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Sep 21, 2018 21:11
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[Florida] Connecticut Top Court: Longshore Ruling Precludes Employer’s Asbestos Defense ($$)

precludes the employer from relitigating the issue, the Connecticut Supreme Court held...Welch testified that while tobacco use contributed to the decedent’s lung...
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 14, 2018 18:36
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Fix error: Ban indoor smoking

the state Legislature maintains exceptions that imperil the health of workers at 1,700 businesses... continue in casinos, in some bars based irrelevantly on the amount of food they serve, and in private social clubs.
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Sep 14, 2018 17:37
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[Pennsylvania] 10 Years After Passage Of Clean Indoor Air Act, Lawmakers Want To Close Exemptions

More than 2,300 establishments in Pennsylvania still allow indoor smoking, according to the Pennsylvania Alliance to Control Tobacco. Two bills, one in the state House and the other in the state Senate, would close the loopholes. Both are awaiting actio
WESA 90.5 (Pittsburgh, PA)
added Sep 12, 2018 19:46
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REYNOLDS AMERICAN INC. NAMED AS ONE OF THE BEST WORKPLACES FOR MANUFACTURING & PRODUCTION BY FORTUNE MAGAZINE

FORTUNE magazine's 2018 Best Workplaces for Manufacturing & Production (BWMP), demonstrating the companies’ success in creating an exceptional workplace.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:01
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[Asia, India] Ban on smoking zones good for hotels, health of employees

BBMP has asked the city’s hotels and bars to go smoke-free... “We had written to the BBMP about the rampant violations in smoke-free zones earlier as well. Honestly, apart from regular customers, the biggest victims of second-hand smoke are waiters, cooks
Times of India
added Sep 7, 2018 01:51
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Advisory: Second year in a row RAI certified as a Great Place to Work® Reynolds American Inc.

"Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) and its companies have been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work® for a second year in a row.
PR Newswire
added Sep 6, 2018 13:50
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[Asia, China] More countries expected to join WHO smoke-free workplace campaign

More countries in the Western Pacific region are expected to join a campaign launched by the World Health Organization to encourage companies to create 100% smoke-free workplaces, following Vietnam and China, the WHO said. The "Revolution Smoke-Free" ca
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:54
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Farm Workers’ Union Sues US Labor Dept Over Poor Conditions for Foreign Workers

"at the end of the day, we see the real changemaker and the folks that really need to take responsibility as the folks purchasing these agricultural products, like Reynolds American, that buys tobacco on some farms where they pay over $11 an hour and som
Sputnik (ru)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:41
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